Monday, July 28, 2014

Content Search WebPart - Quick update

Here is the quick updates on the go on Content Search WebPart (CSWP) a new types of webpart introduced in SharePoint 2013.

This WebPart can used to display the search result using the "Display Template" and can be inserted new content in to search result in JSON format in your search result Page.

Display templates are nothing but a block formatted with html and java-script to enhance the user experience on the Search Page.

If site has been marked as "not to be indexed" then Content Search WebPart (CSWP) exclude or ignore the result from that site.

Content Search Web Part (CSWP) will show only the major version of the content as search crawls.

[Content Query Web Part (CQWP)- can display all contents irrespective of versions and shows the fresh content if you enabled continuous crawling.]